TABLE 2

Demographic characteristics of study specimens

Patient subsetData by patient sex and age (yr)a:Total no. (%) of specimens
<11–56–1213–2122–64>65
MFMFMFMFMFMF
Outpatient7048216187102839713311518641721,350 (86.8)
Hospitalized1146101530642427164 (10.5)
ERb104116135114542 (2.7)
Total72492241941048999141150261691041,556
  • a M, male; F, female.

  • b ER, emergency room.